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    M.P.E.C. 2016-G40                                Issued 2016 Apr. 3, 16:43 UT
    
         The Minor Planet Electronic Circulars contain information on unusual
             minor planets and routine data on comets.  They are published
        on behalf of Division F of the International Astronomical Union by the
              Minor Planet Center, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory,
                              Cambridge, MA 02138, U.S.A.
    
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                                  MPC@CFA.HARVARD.EDU
                URL https://www.minorplanetcenter.net/    ISSN 1523-6714
    
                                       2016 FC15
    
    Observations:
         K16F15C* C2016 03 31.30025 09 03 11.123-04 03 13.87         21.3 wLEG040F51
         K16F15C  C2016 03 31.31112 09 03 13.656-04 03 07.53         20.4 wLEG040F51
         K16F15C  C2016 03 31.32193 09 03 16.150-04 03 01.04         20.6 wLEG040F51
         K16F15C  C2016 03 31.33237 09 03 18.572-04 02 54.80         21.0 wLEG040F51
         K16F15C KC2016 04 01.13103709 06 30.70 -03 55 14.2          21.1 VuEG040H21
         K16F15C KC2016 04 01.14188609 06 33.18 -03 55 08.1          21.3 VuEG040H21
         K16F15C KC2016 04 01.15430809 06 36.03 -03 55 01.1          21.3 VuEG040H21
         K16F15C HC2016 04 01.15864 09 06 37.62 -03 54 55.4                oEG040691
         K16F15C HC2016 04 01.16279 09 06 38.51 -03 54 53.9                oEG040691
         K16F15C HC2016 04 01.16695 09 06 39.53 -03 54 51.4                oEG040691
         K16F15C  C2016 04 01.17344 09 06 40.91 -03 54 46.9          21.1 RoEG040926
         K16F15C  C2016 04 01.18249 09 06 43.06 -03 54 42.1          21.0 RoEG040926
         K16F15C  C2016 04 01.19153 09 06 45.05 -03 54 35.9          20.6 RoEG040926
         K16F15C _C2016 04 01.26672509 07 03.358-03 53 48.19         20.2 RtEG040568
         K16F15C _C2016 04 01.26776009 07 03.590-03 53 47.61         20.2 RtEG040568
         K16F15C _C2016 04 01.26880409 07 03.825-03 53 46.97         20.1 RtEG040568
         K16F15C  C2016 04 02.11554 09 10 22.59 -03 45 54.3          20.4 RoEG040926
         K16F15C  C2016 04 02.11926 09 10 23.42 -03 45 53.8          20.3 RoEG040926
         K16F15C  C2016 04 02.12297 09 10 24.23 -03 45 50.8          20.6 RoEG040926
         K16F15C KC2016 04 02.32555 09 11 09.43 -03 43 59.0          21.5 RoEG040291
         K16F15C KC2016 04 02.32683 09 11 09.72 -03 43 58.3          21.3 RoEG040291
         K16F15C KC2016 04 02.32812 09 11 10.03 -03 43 57.6          21.2 RoEG040291
         K16F15C  C2016 04 03.13873 09 14 16.62 -03 36 42.1          20.1 RoEG040926
         K16F15C HC2016 04 03.14190 09 14 17.26 -03 36 41.5          20.7 VoEG040691
         K16F15C HC2016 04 03.14606 09 14 18.19 -03 36 39.6          20.8 VoEG040691
         K16F15C  C2016 04 03.14755 09 14 18.52 -03 36 37.5          19.8 RoEG040926
         K16F15C  C2016 04 03.15832 09 14 20.85 -03 36 32.1          20.2 RoEG040926
    
    Observer details:
    291 LPL/Spacewatch II.  Observer R. A. Mastaler.  1.8-m f/2.7 reflector + CCD.
    568 Mauna Kea.  Observers R. J. Wainscoat, L. Wells.  Measurers M. Micheli,
        R. J. Wainscoat.  3.6-m Canada-France-Hawaii Telescope + CCD.
    691 Steward Observatory, Kitt Peak.  Observer R. A. Mastaler.  0.9-m f/3
        reflector + CCD.
    926 Tenagra II Observatory.  Observers M. Schwartz, P. R. Holvorcem.  Measurer
        M. Schwartz.  0.41-m f/3.75 astrograph + CCD, 0.81-m f/7 Ritchey-Chretien
        + CCD.
    F51 Pan-STARRS 1, Haleakala.  Observers B. Gibson, T. Goggia, N. Primak,
        A. Schultz, M. Willman.  Measurers K. Chambers, S. Chastel, L. Denneau,
        H. Flewelling, M. Huber, E. Lilly, E. Magnier, R. Wainscoat, C. Waters,
        R. Weryk.  1.8-m Ritchey-Chretien + CCD.
    H21 Astronomical Research Observatory, Westfield.  Observer R. Holmes.
        Measurers S. Foglia, L. Buzzi, T. Linder, R. Holmes.  0.61-m f/4.5
        astrograph + CCD.
    
    Orbital elements:
    2016 FC15                                           PHA, Earth MOID = 0.0286 AU
    Epoch 2016 Jan. 13.0 TT = JDT 2457400.5                 MPC
    M 359.41495              (2000.0)            P               Q
    n   0.54307347     Peri.  205.97506     -0.09592616     -0.99143087
    a   1.4878654      Node   249.63554     +0.92893830     -0.05716295
    e   0.3906673      Incl.    5.42746     +0.35759168     -0.11746162
    P   1.81           H   21.2           G   0.15           U   8
    Residuals in seconds of arc
    160331 F51  0.0   0.2+    160401 691  0.7+  0.8-    160402 926  0.1-  0.3+
    160331 F51  0.2+  0.1+    160401 926  0.5-  0.2-    160402 291  0.0   0.3+
    160331 F51  0.1-  0.1+    160401 926  0.8+  0.7-    160402 291  0.0   0.3+
    160331 F51  0.1-  0.1+    160401 926  0.2-  0.3+    160402 291  0.3+  0.3+
    160401 H21  0.1+  0.2-    160401 568  0.5-  0.1+    160403 926  0.4+  0.6+
    160401 H21  0.0   0.4-    160401 568  0.5-  0.1+    160403 691  0.5-  0.3-
    160401 H21  0.1+  0.6-    160401 568  0.5-  0.1+    160403 691  0.1-  0.6-
    160401 691  0.4+  0.0     160402 926  0.1+  0.9+    160403 926  0.3+  0.6+
    160401 691  0.4-  0.9-    160402 926  0.1+  0.6-    160403 926  0.2+  0.3+
    
    Ephemeris:
    2016 FC15                a,e,i = 1.49, 0.39, 5                   q = 0.9066
    Date    TT    R. A. (2000) Decl.     Delta      r     Elong.  Phase     V
    2016 03 04    06 12 24.6 -10 24 00   0.1793  1.0568   106.6    64.1    19.9
    ...
    2016 03 19    08 03 22.0 -06 35 55   0.2385  1.1395   121.8    47.9    20.2
    ...
    2016 03 27    08 44 41.9 -04 49 37   0.2861  1.1862   125.3    43.4    20.5
    ...
    2016 04 02    09 09 55.1 -03 46 44   0.3275  1.2219   126.2    41.3    20.8
    2016 04 03    09 13 44.8 -03 37 42   0.3349  1.2278   126.2    41.1    20.9
    2016 04 04    09 17 28.8 -03 29 03   0.3423  1.2338   126.2    40.8    20.9
    ...
    2016 04 10    09 38 10.5 -02 45 29   0.3896  1.2697   125.8    39.8    21.2
    ...
    2016 04 18    10 02 12.2 -02 08 03   0.4587  1.3175   124.1    39.1    21.7
    ...
    2016 05 03    10 40 10.8 -01 50 11   0.6053  1.4056   119.1    38.8    22.4
    
    A. U. Tomatic                (C) Copyright 2016 MPC           M.P.E.C. 2016-G40
    

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